There are 3 ways to get from Interlaken to Riederalp by train, cable car, bus or car

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Train, gondola  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Spiez Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Brig 8 / ...
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Mörel 6-Y
  4. Take the gondola from Mörel ARBAG to Riederalp Mitte

$38 - $97

2 alternative options

Line 21 bus, train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Interlaken, Jungfraustrasse to Thun, Bahnhof 21
  2. Take the train from Thun to Brig 8 / ...

$51 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Riederalp 178.8 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The distance between Interlaken and Riederalp is 37 km. The road distance is 286.1 km.

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Riederalp without a car is to train and gondola which takes 2 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Interlaken to Riederalp, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Riederalp is 286 km. It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to drive from Interlaken to Riederalp.

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There are 626+ hotels available in Riederalp. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Riederalp.
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  • Distance: 22.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Riederalp, Canton du Valais, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from Interlaken to Riederalp. However, you can take the train to Spiez, take the train to Brig, take the walk to Brig Bahnhofplatz, take the train to Mörel, take the walk to Mörel ARBAG, then take the gondola to Riederalp Mitte. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Interlaken to Riederalp via Thun, Bahnhof, Thun, Brig, Brig Bahnhofplatz, Mörel, and Mörel ARBAG in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken West to Spiez
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Brig
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Cable car from Mörel ARBAG to Riederalp Mitte
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Thun to Brig
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Interlaken West to Spiez
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Mörel
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$4 - $5
1st Class Ticket
$7 - $9
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Thun to Brig
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Interlaken, Jungfraustrasse to Thun, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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